MANATEE -- Scattered showers and thunderstorms are possible Tuesday afternoon in Bradenton, according to the National Weather Service.
Forecasters are calling for mostly sunny skies, with a high near 92 -- and heat index values as high as 100. Winds should be from the east at 5 to 7 mph before they turn westerly in the afternoon. The chance of rain is 50 percent, mainly after 1 p.m.
Tuesday night, there is a 30 percent chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. The expected low is 75.